Anyone who’s been doing jiu-jitsu for more than a couple of weeks cal tell you that half-guard has a very deceptive name. This guard can be tough to pass and dangerous if you get caught in it. You can’t afford to sit there for too long if you’re stuck in a seasoned grappler’s half-guard, so it pays off to know a few solid passes.
In this video, Jordan Hix of The Armory BJJ demonstrates a high-percentage pass you can use against an opponent’s half-guard. Give it a try and watch half-guard become a much smaller obstacle in the way of your passing goals!